Authorities Ask For Help In Finding Arsonists Who Struck During Civil Unrest In ChicagoFor those who set fires during unrest in Chicago a month ago, police and federal authorities took a big step to find them on Tuesday. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
1 Man Dead, 1 Wounded In Little Village ShootingThe shooting happened just after 3 p.m. on 26th Street near Karlov Avenue.
Search On For 18 Suspects In 53 Arsons in ChicagoAuthorities are asking for help identifying 18 people suspected of dozens of arson incidents across Chicago in late May and early June, as looting spread across Chicago in the wake of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports.
Police Supt. Says Open-Air Drug Markets Are Causing ViolenceTwo children were among the victims of deadly gun violence in Chicago this past weekend, and police Supt. David Brown says open-air drug markets are partially to blame. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Supt. Brown Says Open-Air Drug Markets Partially To Blame For Violence In ChicagoIn decrying the gun violence that has left several children dead and wounded in the last two weeks, Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said open-air drug markets were partially to blame. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Group Goes Door-To-Door After 1-Year-Old Boy Is Among Latest To Be Shot Dead In ChicagoAs it is after every violent weekend – especially when kids become victims – the question becomes, what now? And what can we do better? CBS 2’s Marissa Parra was there Sunday as city leaders and restaurants went door-to-door for justice.
City Leaders: Politics, Economics, Unrest Have Led To Violence In ChicagoAs Chicago grapples with another violent weekend in which two children were among those killed, city leaders called the violence a symptom of politics, economics, and growing unrest. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Suspected Ponzi Scheme Operator Robert Walberg Dies SuddenlyA suburban money manager died mysteriously, leaving behind a trail of questions – since he was recently charged with fraud. His clients fear they'll never get their cash back, or get answers. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Laroy Battle Charged With Murder Of 2 Teens In South ChicagoThe 19-year-old suspect is charged with shooting and killing Charles Riley, 16, and Jasean Francis, 17, in the 7900 block of South Luella Avenue.
Suspect In Custody In Killing Of 2 Teens In South ChicagoA suspect was in custody Tuesday afternoon in the murder of two teenage boys in the South Chicago neighborhood last weekend, police said. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
4 Wounded In Burnside Drive-By ShootingTwo men and two women were injured in the shooting in the 9100 block of South Ellis Avenue.
4 Shot, Wounded In BurnsideThe shooting took place in the 9100 block of South Ellis Avenue.
Family Demands Answers After Girl, 3, Is Grazed By BulletThe girl was grazed in the back in Chicago Lawn on Monday, on the heels of a violent weekend in which more than 100 people were shot in Chicago. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
3 Juvenile Arrestees Escape Police CustodyThe arrestees were being taken to the Juvenile Intervention and Support Center in Brighton Park when they escaped.
Mother Demands Justice After Girl, 13, Is Killed By Stray BulletAmaria Jones had dreams of becoming a lawyer, but those dreams were dashed permanently when she was hit by a stray bullet in her family's West Side home and killed this weekend. CBS 2's Chris Tye talked with Amaria's mother, Lawanda Jones.
Is Failure At Home Monitoring To Blame For Gun Violence?In the wake of a violent weekend in Chicago in which more than 100 people were shot, Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said a failure to keep a watch on criminals on home monitoring was partially to blame. As CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reports, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart agrees there's a big problem.
Shooting Leaves 3-Year-Old Girl With Graze Wound To BackThe shooting near 65th Street and Claremont Avenue came two days after a 3-year-old boy, Mekhi James, was shot and killed on the West Side.
Mother Devastated After Girl, 13, Is Shot DeadAmaria Jones was killed this weekend when a bullet went through a window and through a family TV in a West Side home. CBS 2's Chris Tye talked with Amaria's crestfallen mother, Lawanda Jones.
3-Year-Old Girl Grazed In Back In Chicago LawnThe girl is expected to recover after being grazed by a bullet near 65th Street and Claremont Avenue.
Supt. Brown, Faith Leaders After Violent Weekend Leaves Multiple Young People DeadAt least 61 people had been shot in Chicago by midday Sunday and the number kept climbing. That figure included a 3-year-old boy and three teens who were killed, and police Supt. David Brown is furious. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Person Shot At North Riverside Park MallThere are now calls to have the mall shut down altogether with reports of other violent incidents just this past week. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.
Tensions High After Police Officer Fires Gun In Ford HeightsThe Cook County Sheriff's police said an officer fired at a suspect who took out a weapon after bailing from a traffic stop, and there is no indication that anyone was injured.
Man Groped Woman On Lakefront Trail, Police SayThe woman was walking her dog on the bike path near Foster when the man came up on a bike and groped her, police said.
3-Year-Old Boy Dead In South Austin ShootingThe boy was killed by gunfire while riding in a sport-utility vehicle with his stepfather on Central Avenue. CBS 2's Steven Graves reports.